Witness in Our Time: Working Lives of Documentary Photographers

Witness in Our Time: Working Lives of Documentary Photographers

Ken Light

"Everything on the earth has to be proven and other people around the globe should have an concept of what is taking place to the opposite humans around the globe. i think it is a functionality of the vector that the documentary photographer should have, to teach one person's lifestyles to another."—Sebastião Salgado

Illustrated with a compelling snapshot from every one photographer, Witness in Our Time strains the new heritage of social documentary images within the phrases of 22 of the genre's most sensible photographers, editors, and curators, exhibiting that the occupation is still important, leading edge, and devoted to social switch. that includes interviews with Hansel Mieth, Walter Rosenblum, Michelle Vignes, Wayne Miller, Peter Magubane, Matt Herron, Jill Freedman, Mary Ellen Mark, Earl Dotter, Eugene Richards, Susan Meiselas, Sebastião Salgado, Graciela Iturbide, Antonin Kratochvil, Donna Ferrato, Joseph Rodriguez, Dayanita Singh, Fazal Sheikh, Gifford Hampshire, Peter Howe, Colin Jacobson, and Ann Wilkes Tucker

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